• Firefox customization site, GetPersonas.com, now open for business

    Personas, the cool Mozilla Labs’ Firefox add-on that lets you change the look of the browser with a couple of clicks or less, is now finally open for business with the launch of GetPersonas.com, an official Mozilla repository for all available personas. With Personas, you just click on the fox icon in the status bar

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  • Tweaks for Firefox 3 download manager

    The download manager was dramatically improved for Firefox 3: a progress indicator in the status bar, automatic antivirus scans, a streamlined interface with filtering capabilities, and most notably, download resuming across sessions. As usual, you can use all these enhancements without touching anything, or go the customization way and tweak a preference or two. You

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  • Quickly find unread tabs in Firefox

    Right-click on a link -> Open Link in New Tab, or simply middle-clicking, are pretty common tasks in a world of tabbed browsers, that allow us to differ some web content for a few minutes or even seconds. Unless you happen to forget where the tab actually opened or what was the page about and

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  • Mozilla looking for ways to increase Firefox retention

    A new article posted to the Mozilla Wiki outlines a 12 steps plan to improve Firefox retention rate. According to the introduction, just about 50% of people who downloads Firefox gets to actually try it. And 50% of those who try it keep using it actively. The plan aims to improve this download to user

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  • Name Mozilla Japan’s mascot

    Mozilla Japan is asking for suggestions to name its new mascot (shown below). Everybody can participate. Go here before September 14 and enter your name suggestion, your email address and press Send. You could win a cell phone strap and recognition for your idea.

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  • Meet Foxmosa, Firefox Taiwanese mascot

    Thanks to Handome Puppy of the Taiwanese Mozilla community, here are some additional details about Foxmosa, Taiwan’s cute Firefox mascot that debuted a few years ago promoting Firefox 2. Since then she’s also been used to promote last year’s Firefox Download Day and Firefox 3 parties, along with a Foxmosa tour in Taiwan where it

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